Israeli Courts Could Evict Hundreds of Palestinians From East Jerusalem

June 15, 2021 08:44 AM
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Two Palestinian neighborhoods in East Jerusalem have been flashpoints of tension over plans to evict hundreds of Palestinians from homes they have lived in for decades - among the reasons for the recent fighting between Israel and the Islamist Hamas movement in Gaza that left hundreds dead. The Israeli government considers it no more than a property dispute, while Palestinians say it is an attempt to force them as a people to leave East Jerusalem. Linda Gradstein reports for VOA from Jerusalem.

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